The personal smartphone messenger, Kik receives a major update with new game and stickers. This update is available for both iOS and Android users.
As mentioned before, both the iOS and Android versions have received the update, and brings almost the same features.
Firstly, the Android version has received a new look. Looking at the UI changes, you can see lots of similarities between Android and Windows Phone versions. The ‘new message’ notification has also been modified from fanciful Kik Messenger logo to a gray-colored icon. These features are missing in the iOS update. The rest of the changes are pretty much the same. The features that are common to both the versions are mentioned below:
The most significant change in the update is the addition of Stickers. Spruce up your messages adding more emotion with stickers! You can access stickers from sticker shop (the stand icon that is available next to your messaging area).
Sticker options include 3 categories; South Park, Adventure Time, and Memes, each with lots of stickers to add. But, only the meme stickers are available for free now. You need to spend some amount to access other 2 premium packs.
A new game termed ‘1 Word’ has also arrived from the most popular social game development company, Zynga. Probably, this is its first game on a mobile messenger app!
1 Word, As the name specifies, this is a word puzzle game. It allows players to compete against each other to solve the clues based on the photos. Players can share their scores and challenges with their friends on Kik. It also features in-app purchases.
iOS and Android users can download the latest version of Kik app from Apple App Store and Google Play Store respectively. The app is available for free on both the platforms. Grab this app and have a new and fun experience with new stickers and game!